Academic Calendar & Key Dates

Kelley Direct calendar

Kelley Direct’s four-term calendar is designed for busy working professionals. The fall, winter, spring, and summer terms are 12 weeks long, and the winter term includes a one-week holiday break.

As a Kelley Direct Online MBA or MS student, you can finish your degree at a pace that fits your life. Our online MBA is among the most flexible online MBA programs available. MBA students can take two to four years to complete their degree, and MS students can take 15 months to three years.

April 1

Final application deadline for summer 2023
Online MS in Finance

July 1

Final application deadline for fall 2023
Online MS in Business Analytics
Online MS in Strategic Management

Priority deadline: Apply early for added benefits

We review applications on a rolling basis. The sooner you apply, the sooner you’ll hear back from us. Apply by the priority deadline to receive:

  • Eligibility for scholarship consideration
  • Access to networking and career resources

Kelley On Campus dates

Kelley On Campus is held on the Bloomington, Indiana campus of Indiana University at the Kelley School of Business. Kelley Direct Online MBA students starting in the spring 2023 term should save the dates below. Additional specific travel details will be shared in early 2023. 

May 10–15Spring 2023 admits

Academic calendar, 2022–2023
TermTerm datesBreaks
FallAug. 22–Nov. 10Sept. 5
WinterNov. 14–Feb. 16Nov. 21–27, Dec. 24–Jan. 1, Jan. 16
SpringFeb. 20–May 11None
SummerMay 22–Aug. 10May 29, June 19, July 4